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Mckee Smith Elliott 1790-1850 co ARMAGH
Seeking info on John Mckee reportedly commonlaw husband to ANN SMITH b. 1795 died NYS 1885. John McKee is reportedly from Armagh or Scotland, couple never married. Son JOHN MCKEE JR. born 1824 Scotland or Armagh, married JANE/JANET ELLIOTT b 1836-39 Armagh. ELLIOT parents ROBERT and JANE. JOHN MCKEE Jr. and JANE/JANET ELLIOTT emigrated to NY, USA ca. 1850 and married ca. 1856 Kingston, NY.
red mail MCKEOWN, John (c1810-1892) and Robert (c1820-)
Looking for ancestors of brothers John and Robert McKeown who emigrated from Ireland before 1847. They settled in Osgoode Twp in Ontario Canada, near Ottawa. Their parents were probably Robert and Isabella McKeown and were probably from Armagh but not sure. Possibly another brother died on route to North America. Robert married Margaret Brown and was a shoemaker, besides farming. John married Isabella Brown and farmed.
red mail Mark Seaton Johnston
Looking for my third Great Grandfather's family. Mark Seaton Johnston born Armagh 1819, died 1889 at Tower Hill, Vic, Australia. Mark was the son of James Johnston of Newry and his mother Hannah Quinn. Mark Johnston married Mary Jane Kennedy of Keady (Kardee on family notes) - born 1823 Northern Ireland, Mary Jane died in 1886 at Tower Hill, Victoria Aust. Mary Jane Johnston (nee Kennedy) daughter of Joseph Kennedy of Keady, (Kardee?) Nth Ireland; Mother- Ann Jane Sturgeon.
red mail Cunningham/Hill
Looking for any information regarding James Hill from Armagh who married Eleanor Cunningham from Armagh Ireland. He joined the H.M. 99th Regiment which served in Australia. His wife died in 1857, Australia. He remarried Margaret Kennedy and he died in 1879 Australia.
red mail VEHENS
Sarah Ann VEHENS was born 1840-44 in Armagh (no indication if this was the town or the county). Her parents were George VEHENS and Mary McCONNELL. George was a weaver. Sarah married William Henry CLIFT (from Truro, Cornwall) in Warwick, Queensland, Australia, in 1867. The marriage was performed according to the rites of the Wesleyan church. VEHENS was sometimes spelled BARNES in Australian records. I would appreciate any information about the VEHENS family.
red mail Copeland of Mullaghbrach Markethill Armagh Ireland
Thomas Copeland b C1839 son of William and Mary Copeland (Johnston) Arrived in Australia C1864. Information greatly appreciated
red mail Patrick Rock
Patrick Rock was born in Co.Armagh c. 1852 and married in Omagh in 1884 to Bridget McSorley. He is buried in Omagh but what intrigues me is that prior to his buriel a Bridget Rabbit b. 1823 - died 1908 is buried here also. She is an aunt of Patricks I assume. Any living relatives of Rocks in Armagh that have similar ties?
red mail Hamilton
I am trying to trace the relatives of my GG grandfather. His name is Robert Hamilton. The only clue I have is that he states he was born at Curl Hurst Armagh Ireland in 1826. I have tried to find Curl Hurst ona map with no luck. Can any one help me Thanks Chris
red mail Samuel McMurray + Mary McKie
Can anyone please assist with information on the above husband and wife living 'somewhere' in Armagh around or prior to 1823 when their son, Samuel, was born? Many thanks.
red mail Paterson & McMillian (b circa 1810)
Looking for Thomas Paterson and Susan McMillian born in Co Armagh around 1810, they married in Ireland I think just before moving to Airdie in Scotland to work in the coal mines. Thomas Paterson's brother James married Susans sister Margaret, also moved to Scotland for work. Please contact me if you have info and/or are realted I have some certificates etc I am happy to share.
red mail MIDDLEBY
I am trying to trace my husband's g.g.grandfather & g.g.grandmother. David Middleby born approx. 1820 in Armagh, was policeman 1841-1852, married 1852 at Monaghan to Mary Middleton b. 1835, emigrated to Tasmania in 1854. They had Anne Jane in 1852 in Armagh, William Henry in 1854 on ship,and others in Tasmania - Letitia 1856, Margaret 1858, Elizabeth Mary 1859, Isaac 1862, Martha Lavinia 1864, John David 1864
red mail Thomas McCann wife Sarah or Mary 1700's
I am trying to find info on my great-great-great-great-grandfather Thomas McCann. He may have moved from the UK to Ireland lived in County Armagh married either a Sarah or Mary. Their children imigrated to the U.S. during the potato blight. Big John McCann my great-great-great grandfather was in Pennsylvania and then moved to Kentucky. Any info greatly apprecated.
Rocks, Campbell, Jennings, Pelly
James ROCKS & Sally (Sarah) CAMPBELL married in Ballymore Catholic parish Co. Armagh on 24 Apr 1836. They had 3 known children all baptised Ballymore RC: Agnes 1837, Peter 1839, Mary 1841. Peter marr. Dorinda JENNINGS (d/o William JENNINGS & Elizabeth PELLY) in 1867 in Dunmore Co Galway.Mary marr.James GLYNN c1859 Liverpool England and emigrated to Melbourne, Australia c1859. Who were James & Sarah's parents? Did Agnes ROCKS marry?
red mail Shanks and McDowell families
I am looking for details of my gg grandparents. I have their childrens names and when they arrived in Australia, but im looking for their parents or family details. James Shanks b Armagh,Armagh 1823. Mary McDowell b 1825 Armagh County, they married on 30th Oct 1845 Seagoe,Armagh. Mary's parents where; William and Mary McDowell. James and Mary arrived in Australia in 1956 and had eight children. Mary died 1897 Melbourne, i have no death date for James, Thanks Chris
red mail Mary Donnelly nee McCudden
James Donnelly was christened (probably late) on 3 September 1854 in St Patrick's Catholic Church, Belfast. His father was John Donnelly: his mother is named on the baptismal certificate as Mary McCudden. On the 1861 English census she and John (a labourer) are at 6 Lower Back Ash Street, New Cross, Manchester, with Rose Ann (15, born Belfast), James (12, born Belfast), Elizabeth (5) and Edward (18 months). Mary's age is given as 40, born in Armagh. Any information about her gratefully received.
red mail bortree/boretree/bowtree
Looking for information on Matthew Bortree--daughter Mary was married in County Tyrone to Richard Gilpin--sons Robert and Thomas settled in Sterling, Pa in early 1800's. Matthew emigrated also. Cannot find anything about him, including wife's name before he came to U.S. Any help greatly appreciated. Would love to find relatives in U.K.
Am trying to trace any gilliland's living in or around Armagh.
red mail Auld
Hi I am researching my paternal line and this includes the Auld family who lived in the Armagh area. John, son of William & Sarah Jane (nee Wilson) came to Australia in 1864. I have quite a bit of information that I am willing to share in the hope of helping each other. I would love to hear from anyone researching this family.
red mail capper john co armagh
look up for John Capper (RC) born Co Armagh around 1870 marraige or birth, by 1897 i believe he was living in belfast when he bought a grave and buried a child, also found him on street directories from 1903 in belfast and on 1911 census (coachpainter) died 1917 aged around 50. looking for the birth or marraige. the surname is sometimes spelt cappa as on the 1911 census
red mail McGinnis/McGiniss
Tracing the family of Patrick (1811-1855) and Bernard (1806) McGinniss born in County Armargh. I am not sure if Patrick married, however Bernard McGinnis married Ann Burns(1818-1885). Mary's mother may be a Mary Watson. Bernard and Ann at some stage migrated to Scotland. They had at least 3 children (Bernard, Patrick, Mary. Scottish records show various spellings of the surname. Any help would be greatly appreciated!
red mail Tottens of Armagh
Looking for any information on the Tottens of Armagh Co, Ireland. Joseph (b.1825) in Armagh, son of Archibald (b.1791). Archibald was son of John Totten (c.1785) in County Downs. No history on John and would be interested to know spouse's name.
red mail McVeigh, Hatherton, Handlon families
Hi, I'm looking for the family of my gggrandmother, Sarah McVeigh b1830 Armagh. Sarah was the daughter of Patrick Mcveigh and Maryanne Hatherton from Armagh. Sarah arrived in Australia in 1854, where she married James Egan from Dublin. Sarah's story is sad and short, and we would love to find her family in Armagh. Also looking for the family of my gggrandmother Ann Handlon b1829, daughter of James Handlon (occ=wheelright) and Mary Dawson. Ann lists her birthplace as Armagh, and arrived in Australia in the 1850's where she went on to marry William Peters. Any information would be just wonderful. Thanks, Rosie
I'm looking for information on my 3 x Gt Grandfather Thomas Carson. He was born in Armagh circa 1800 and was a joiner. He had a daughter Maria (my 2 x Gt Grandmother)born 1827 and she married James Sinnott from Dublin. He was a journeyman upholsterer. I would be interested to hear from anyone who might have any knowledge of either of these families.
red mail James Parker Mary Girvan
Their Son Archibald Parker moved to glenluce old luce wigtonshire Scotland sometime between 1846 and 1850 . I have managed to take my Family tree back to this but am stuck with the irish part .
red mail Close, Reynolds
I am looking for info on my great grandparents James Close and Alice Reynolds who came from Ireland, Antrim I think, to Airdrie, Lanarkshire Scotland about 1895. They had daughters Kate, Jane and Sarah and son Patrick. I cannot find them on the 1901 Scotland Census. My grandmother was Sarah Close who married Edward Brannan.
red mail Tait family.
I have a record from a Scotish birth certificate of parents being married "19th Dec Armagh". Alexander Tait b (1821) Father Francis Tait Linen Weaver Mother Jane Currie. Mary Connelly/Connally. Would sks please advise how best to follow up on this info. TIA, Bill.
Looking for info on my great grandmother's family: Bernard Hughes and Bridget Smith of County Armagh. I know only that my great grandmother Mary Isabelle Hughes was born in County Armagh in 1856.She had at least one sister Margaret who was born in 1854. Margaret married a John Rice. Mary Isabelle Hughes emigrated to the US sometime before 1877 when she Married Bartholomew Kennedy in Wisconsin, USA. Thanks! Cathy
My grandfather,John Daly was born in Armagh to Luke Daly a railway porter and his wife Mary nee Lappin.He and his brother Luke moved to Scotland and lived in Old Monkland Lanarkshire.John married Bridget Bennett a Coatdyke girl,daughter of a man who spent time in the local Tube Works before becoming an insurance agent.Luke married a woman from Shieldmuir,Motherwell called Mc Elhinney,whose father was a railway plate layer.John was in WW1,in the Royal Irish Fusiliers and as far as I know died at Mont Noir,France and Flanders in July 1918.Any information on John or any of his siblings or his ancestry is welcome thank you.
red mail Soldiers died First World War
John Neville, my grandfather was born in Armagh Armagh according to the publication Soldiers who Died in the Great War. I have very little information to go on. This is what I know. I know he served with the 9th Battalion of Royal Irish Fusiliers and he died the 1 July 1916 and is commemortated at the AIF Burial Ground Flers Somme France. I know that he is in Plot XV Row A Grave 10. I have tried for records from the Kew the records were burnt. I know my dad got a pension even though my grandmother Mary King and John were not married. Somehow paternity was proven. Any Help I can get would be greatly appreciated.
red mail McDole/Stanley/Hewitt
My Great Grandmother - Ruth Hewitt (c1850 to 1914) Looked after the child of her ?cousin? when she died in childbirth. (may have been a Stanely or a McDole surname connection) The Child was called Johnnie McDole and he also had a twin Willie. When he grew up Johnnie emigrated to America and had a daughter he named for Ruth (maybe other children) and Willie had children - Audrey and Stanely Don't have much to go on I'm afraid but hopefully this will ring some bells with someone. Thanks
red mail DODDS
Could anyone assist me in my search for DODDS from Lisnadil, Armagh, N. Ire. I believe they came to Armagh (1700-1800) from the Borders of Scotland, to work in the Linen Trade. They came to Canada in 1820's
Livingstone/County Tyrone
Hello I'm looking for info on a Robert Livinstone b/abt 1797, born in County Tyrone Northern Ireland, that served in the 50th Regiment of the Foot from 1819 to 1826 then no record from 1826 to 1832 and in 1833 he came to New Brunswick Canada. thanks.
Armagh,livingstone family
I am looking for info on the James Livingstone that moved to Australia and was the son of James Livingstone of Armagh Ireland
red mail Christina MCGEOUGH of Drumsill
Christina MCGEOUGH of Drumsill, b. 1770's, was married (at Dublin in 1796?) to Simon OWENS of Julianstown House, Nobber, Meath, where they lived afterwards. Her father was the Armagh merchant William MCGEOUGH (d. 1791); her half-brother Joshua MCGEOUGH (1747-1817) inherited Drumsill House. The family name later changed to MACGEOUGH BOND and houses included The Argory at Moy. I have recently started researching this family - there is a lot of information out there about the more prominent individuals, but my tree is still very sketchy; so looking to share any information whatever.
red mail HENNON
I'm looking for any information on an Ann Hennon b1840c probably Lurgan Armagh who married a John Dynes around 1865 in Lurgan. They them moved to Scotland. Any info greatly appreciated
red mail McDowells in Co. Armagh c1800
Looking for any links to the McDowell family in Co Armagh in about 1800. I have a John McDowell b1800 who came across to England in approx 1825 and eventually settled in Sunderland. Thanks, Bill.
red mail MILLER
Samuel Miller father of Sarah Miller born circa 1857 and emigrated to New Zealand. Father is listed as an architect or a builder.
red mail McKeown - Corrigan
I am looking for connections to my great grandparents, Thomas McKeown born about 1858 and his wife Lucy (Louise) Corrigan born 1861. They were married in 1881 and moved to Glasgow. My grandfather was a twin and was raised by the Corrigans in Armagh until about 1912 when he came to Canada.
red mail Tartaraghan, Co Armagh
Looking for Sargeants, Fox and Matchetts from Ballynarry and Tartaraghan from 1820 to 1880. In the 1880s my Sargeant family, Joseph Sargeant (wife Sarah Fox) came to Queensland with their family. Joseph's parents were Thomas Sargeant and Mary Matchett.
red mail withers from Armagh
I am looking for withers Family from Mill Row Armagh ,, my late fathers family ,, his brothers were Patrick,Thomas, and his twin sister was May ,and other sisters ,,Bridget,Ann, Kathleen,Philameana,my late father was born 1921 his fathers name was Thomas I am researching the family tree any information would be great
red mail McManus -Corner in Lurgan
Looking to make contact with anyone researching or connected to Patrick McManus and Anne Corner (Cordner) who married 28th January 1852 in the Parish of Shankhill, Civil District of Lurgan. In 1881 this family were living in Motherwell (Dalziel), Scotland. Best Regards, Honorah
red mail Alexander Martin
Alexander Martin Born abt 1867 Married Martha Hamill at Lisnadill Parish Church Armagh abt 1899. His Father was also Alexander Martin a farmer of Drumgaw. Alex and Martha emigrated to Australia around 1911. Anyone knowing anything about the family would love contact. Judy
red mail Hughes, Parker
Have Ephraim Hughes (c1817) married Ann Parker from Cavan, about 1840. They had 5 children after they had travelled to Australia. All info welcomed by Ian.
red mail pyper piper
Trying to trace a John Pyper born around 1870. We are told family changed spelling of name from Piper to Pyper but we do not know why.he married a Dinah Bunting McCord
red mail Wilson, Whiteside
Any information wanted on Elizabeth Wilson who married an Isaac Whiteside in 1850 in Belfast. Elizabeth ran away to marry Isaac. They had a daughter Charlotte in Belfast. They moved to Glasgow where they had more children. Thet both came from Co Armagh.
red mail Keatings
I am trying to find out any information on my Great Great Great grandfather. His name was Arthur Keatings married to Margaret Orr. Was born in the parish of Keady. His brothers were James & Bernard and a sister called Ann. Any information would be appreciated.
red mail Tucker
I am trying to trace the parents of my G G Grandfather George Frederick Tucker he was born in Armagh 28 March 1857. His father's name was William John Tucker, who served in the Armaghian Militia. Can anyone help?
red mail McGowan
Am trying to find information on a William James McGowan born abt 1841 in Armagh, Ireland son of Thomas & Martha McGowan nee Higgins. William went to Victoria Australia approx. 1860's and married Jane King in 1868 at Kyneton Victoria. Jane King was born Scribley Donegal Ireland abt 1842 daughter of James & Margaret King nee Alison. William and Jane had ten children two dying young the rest survived to adulthood. William died at Warragul Victoria 1918 and Jane died Warragul Victoria 1911. Jane King had a sister Isabella who also came to Victoria and married George Sharp abt 1873. George Sharp came from Falkirk Scotland. They had eight children all surviving to adulthood except one. Isabella died 1926 at St. Kilda Victoria, have not been able to find anything on what happened to George Sharp. Anyone who can help with information regarding the above, it would be greatly appreciated.
red mail Quin/Quinn Creenagh Kilmore Armagh
My Great Great Grandparents Patrick Quin 1801 - 1870 and his wife Agnes Dalton 1808 - 1885 lived in Creenagh Armagh a small hamlet attached to Kilmore township my Great Grandfather Patrick and the rest of the five children that came to Felling on Tyne County Durham England Thomas 1829 Patrick 1831 Margaret 1833 married to William Douglass in 1853 in Kilmore area Mary Ann 1836 married James O Hanlon in St Patrick's RC Felling on Tyne and whom we have to thank for the addition of names and places to her marriage records parents & place.... lastly Felix Quinn b1846 married Mary Cain and settled in Jarrow in Salem/Dee Street and had a family of 10 the others settled in Felling on Tyne ....Thomas married to Alice Carr first and then Mary Duffy and his six children is believed to have moved to first Jarrow and then Sunderland...The Patrick Quinn and William Douglas families moved to Noble Street Elswick Newcastle upon Tyne close to Vickers Armstrong....Mary Ann and James O Hanlon seemed to move back and forth between North and South of the Tyne.......there could be many more Quin / Quinns related to this family on Tyneside the rest of England and the rest of the world ...they seemed a very restless family always wanting to better themselves all I have found so far do not sign with a cross so I assume they had some education and were not gaelic speakers....all answers I will reply too....Patsy
red mail Armagh...Tullsaran
Seeking information on Luke Daly of Tullysaran and his wife Mary Lappin of the same area.Information also on his father also Luke.Some of the family moved to Scotland in the late 1800's or early 1900's.
Owen McGearey
Searching for any details regarding Owen McGearey, born c1837 to parents Bartholomew McGearey and Alice Calther. Owen migrated to Australia in 1862 after working in England for a while. Anyone else researching this name?
red mail NEWS and DYNES families
Would be interested to hear from anybody researching NEWS, DYNES, HENDRON and GRACEY families. Gail
red mail searching
Robert Jones, wife Mary Bell, eleven sons & daughters born in Armagh. had life lease on farm which they gave up to emigrate to what is now prince edward county, ontario. time between 1830 to 1860. believe to be Church of Ireland.Bell family also emigrated. Looking for family that stayed behind. No details re county or town
red mail Butters-Taggart
I'm seeking information about the marriage of Daniel/Donald Butter(s) and Ellen or Helen Taggart. They should have married about 1820 in Armagh. Ellen was a native of Armagh, while Daniel was from Scotland. One was Presbyterian, the other probably Church of Ireland. Any assistance would be wonderful. Heather.
red mail Heverin family
Looking for info on the Heverin family of Armagh. I have a copy of my ancestor, Charles Heverin, baptism certificate dated Dec. 8, 1859 - Parish church of Newry (Catholic). I am pretty sure that the parents are Edward & Rose. It's hard to read the handwritting of the father's name. Any info on this family would be greatly appreciated. I would love to visit Ireland again & explore the region of my ancestory. As well as share info with my relatives.
red mail Kenny-Mckeown Family
Tracing the family of my great grandmother Rose Anna Kenny who married William White in Brisbane Australia. Rose was born about 1861 - place unknown. Her father James Kenny was born abt 1832 in Drumcrae, County Armagh, Ireland. Her mother was Rose Mckeown, born abt 1835 County Armagh, Ireland. James Kenny's father was Denis Kenny and his mother was Martha Milligan (birth places and dates unknown) Rose Mckeown's parents were Arthur MCKEAN(?) and Ellen Comerton (again, birth places and dates unknown). I would appreciate any help with the history of the above families.
red mail ALBIN
John Albin born 1828 came to Australia in 1850.His father was named John and he had two brothers,one went to Belfast and the other to Canada.On his immigration entry he states he has no rel. in Australia which would make him the first Albin to come here.
red mail O'Neill
Looking for info on Dennis O'Neill Marr Mary Jane O'Neill/Margaret Parkes Maybe in Armagh Migrated to Australia 1858
red mail 1/20
I am trying to trace my G G Grandfather George Frederick Tucker. I belive he was born in Armagh in 1857 then in 1871 at age 14 he joined the army in the above regiment? Can anyone tell me what this is? He remained in Ireland apart from postings to Bermuda, America, Cyprus and Malta until 1881 when he transferred to York, England. His Father was William John Tucker who was also a soldier in Armagh. If anyone can help I would be very grateful!
Kerr Porter
Margaret Kerr was born 1835 at Pontzpass, Armargh to William Kerr and Mary Porter. Would like any details on this family. Margaret Kerr married Zechariah Perryman in Australia on 1 Feb 1869 at Sandhurst. She was his 2nd wife and came to Australia in 1859. This is the only information I have. Any information would be appreciated. Thank you.
red mail Susannah Campbell/Camel
Looking for information on my g-g-grandmother who came from Armagh. Apparently her brother was hung for smuggling as her father George was a fisherman. Her mother was either Mary Dart/Fox. Any information would be greatly appreciated!
red mail Susannah Irwin, Armagh
Looking for information on the family of Susannah Irwin, born February 1848 in Armagh. She married Thomas James Rutherford (from Cookstown, County Tyrone) and emigrated to Felling, County Durham. Any information about Susannah or Thomas appreciated.
red mail Shankill, Lurgan
Born in Shankill, Lurgan and son of a William, John Waite a widower married Fanny McGowan March 27 1855. He had 2 known sons a William Robert born about 1856 who emmigrated to N.Z. in 1874. John was born November 09 1866. Any more kin? in Ireland.
red mail Sarah Cullen -Blackwatertown
Extracts from Glasgow Poor Law Records dated April 11, 1901 shows Michael Cullen was then aged 37 born in Armagh. His father was Francis Cullen, a labourer and his mother Sarah Nipe both of Blunddle Grange, Armagh. His children were Rose 1887, Mary 1898, Francis 1899 and Sarah Ann 1901.

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